Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Backroom, sausage and roar.

1. In the office of the town museum, they have on the wall a 10ft by 6ft picture of a chap in shorts and a solar topee lounging on a lawn in front of an exotic palace and palm trees. A dusky lady sits just out of reach and smiles at him.

2. Slitting a sausage's soft underside, squashing the two halves flat on the pan and waiting until the meat is brown and crisp.

3. I like to lie in the bath and hear Nick roaring at a football game.

8 comments:

  1. I misread the heading of today's post and wondered to myself "what is a backroom sausage?"

    Lovely post, as ever!

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  2. finally some words for the "sausage" and well said and due I'm sure, the sausage has done much for the modern world!

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  3. What's a "solar topee"?

    Sausage = good, in my book. Nom.

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  4. It's a type of hat worn by the British in the tropics in the c19th.

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  5. My fave is number 3 where Nick roars at a football game. It's the same for men here in NZ Clare. But the game is more likely to be rugby.

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